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Washington Performing Arts Gospel ChoirsStrathmore
Fri. Jun 7 The Men and Women of the Gospel and the Children of the Gospel—take the stage together in an evening of inspiration and jubilation.
Love's Labor's LostFolger Theatre
May. 22 – Jun. 16 Shakespeare’s delicious comedy is full of foolish lovers and clowns, disguise, and the follies of love.
Dear Evan HansenThe Kennedy Center
Aug. 6 – Sep. 8 The deeply personal and profoundly contemporary musical about life and the way we live it.
Tue. Jul 9 Pilobolus invites you to engage with childlike wonder at a show featuring classic and brand-new repertory—ranging from the silly to the surreal to the sublime.
Ballet Across AmericaThe Kennedy Center
May. 28 – Jun. 2 Ballet Across America series returns, illustrating the dynamic variety of artistry happening across American companies today.
Wed. Jun 26 Iyanla Vanzant brings her Acts of Faith Remix Tour to Strathmore.
Wed. May 29 Youssou NDOUR, Senegalese Grammy-winning singer-songwriter and activist, makes his eagerly anticipated Strathmore debut.
Jun. 11 – Jul. 7 Set sail with the most infamous pirate of all time in a riotous, rowdy high-seas adventure from the creators of The Witches of Eastwick, Brother Russia and The Fix.
May. 22 – Jun. 23 Glowing with wit, humor and energy, resonating with evocative staging and soulful music, three tales of survival are told in the key of the blues.
Betty Buckley in Hello Dolly!The Kennedy Center
Jun. 4 – Jul. 7 Tony Award®-winning Broadway legend Betty Buckley stars in Hello, Dolly!—the universally acclaimed smash that NPR calls “the best show of the year!”
El Gran Festival Música CubanaStrathmore
Sat. Jun 29 Strathmore welcomes former members of Buena Vista Social Club along with an all-star lineup of Cuba’s most celebrated artists.
Queens of EgyptNational Geographic
Thru Sep. 2 This multisensory exhibition will bring you back in time some 3,500 years, to the 18th and 19th dynasties of ancient Egypt.
Johnny Mathis - The Voice Of Romance TourWolf Trap
Sat. Jun 15
Buddy Guy with Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band and Samantha FishWolf Trap
Sun. Jun 23
Moona LunaAMP by Strathmore
Sun. Jun 16
The Architecture of the Folger Shakespeare LibraryFolger Shakespeare Library
Thru Jan. 5, 2020
Darrell ScottAMP by Strathmore
Thu. Jun 13
WNO: ToscaThe Kennedy Center
May. 22 – 25
Carlos Henriquez NonetSixth & I
Sat. Jun 1
Screening: Ghost LightFolger Theatre
Mon. Jun 17
Disney's AladdinThe Kennedy Center
Jul. 18 – Sep. 7
The Band's VisitThe Kennedy Center
Jul. 9 – Aug. 4
Eye to I: Self-Portraits from 1900 to TodaySmithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru Aug. 18
Politics & Art: District VoxJohn Wilson Building
Thu. Jun 13